Volleyball Upended by LMU in Three Sets


SALISBURY, N.C. -- Catawba dropped a three-set match to visiting Lincoln Memorial in South Atlantic Conference volleyball action on Saturday afternoon at Goodman Gym. The Railsplitters took the match 27-25, 25-15 and 25-19 to improve to 12-6 overall and 8-4 in the SAC. The Catawba Indians fall to 6-17 and 2-10.

Allie Grubb led Catawba with 13 kills. Micah Ensor added seven kills with Kimberly Hurtado posting five. Kylie Morgan recorded 11 digs, while Morgan Hester had 27 assists, 10 digs and a pair of blocks. Jade Brooks served a pair of aces.

Rylee Storms led three Railsplitters with double figures in kills. Storms posted 13, while Kai Wesemann talllied 11 and Lindsey Nartker 10. Nartker added 12 digs and three blocks.

Catawba came back late in the opening set. Kills from Grubb, Allison Benton and Ensor erased a 23-19 deficit to tie the set. Another Grubb kill tied the set at 24 and a LMU service error left the set tied at 25. A kill from Nartker and a Catawba attack error ended the key set.

LMU took over early in set two. A 7-0 run that included two kills and two blocks from Gill pushed the Railsplitters to a 10-6 edge. Back-to-back kills from Grubb cut the LMU margin to 15-13, but Lincoln Memorial scored 10 of the final 12 points to win the set.

Catawba came back from an early 7-2 hole in set three to make it 13-12. LMU stayed in front and took a 20-13 lead on a kill from Nartker. The Lady Indians inched within 23-19 on a kill from Morga, but kills by Storms and Nartker ended the match.

Catawba is at home against Queens on Tuesday at 7 p.m.

Box Score

Today's Events

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 2),
Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional, 9:00VideoStats
Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE, 1:5Stats
Basketball (W) vs. FAYETTEVILLE ST., 6:00VideoStats
Basketball (M) vs. ELIZABETH CITY ST., 8:00VideoStats


«November 2018»
November 2

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 1)

Soccer (W) vs. Carson-Newman (SAC Tournament - Semifinals) 1-2

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 0-3

November 3

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 2) W-4th;M-4th

Cross Country @ SAC Championships M-5th;W-5th

Football @ Newberry 10-40

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-0

November 6

Volleyball @ Wingate (SAC Tournament - 1st Round) 0-3

November 9

Basketball (M) vs. FRANCIS MARION 115-82

Basketball (W) @ North Greenville 62-67

November 10

Football @ Lenoir-Rhyne 21-63

Basketball (W) vs. Erskine 80-86

Basketball (M) vs. UNC PEMBROKE 75-80

Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman (NCAA II Southeast Regional) 0-3

November 14

Basketball (M) @ Young Harris 85-67

November 16

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 1)

November 17

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 2) 

Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional 9 a.m.

Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE 1:05 p.m.

Basketball (W) vs. FAYETTEVILLE ST. 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. ELIZABETH CITY ST. 8 p.m.

November 18

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 3)

November 19

Basketball (W) @ Lees-McRae 5 p.m.

November 26

Basketball (M) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 7 p.m.

November 28

Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.

November 30

Swimming vs. CHOWAN

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